Compare Synopsys vs VMware BETA

See how working at Synopsys vs. VMware compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Synopsys vs. VMware. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Synopsys

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VMware

Employee Ratings

  • Synopsys scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • VMware scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2137 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 156 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.2
VMware employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Synopsys employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
VMware employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Synopsys employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Synopsys Ceo Dr. Aart J. de Geus and Dr. Chi-Foon Chan
96%
96%Dr. Aart J. de Geus and Dr. Chi-Foon Chan
CEO Approval
VMware Ceo Raghu Raghuram
N/ARaghu Raghuram
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Positive Business Outlook
77%

Salaries

VMware has 254 more total submitted salaries than Synopsys.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Development Representative (SDR)2 Salaries
£35,497/yr
Vulnerability Analyst4 Salaries
£27,185/yr
Security Consultant4 Salaries
£52,005/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive19 Salaries
£51,083/yr
Senior Manager7 Salaries
£102,118/yr
Systems Engineer8 Salaries
£50,415/yr

What Employees Say

  • VMware had 309 more reviews than Synopsys that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • VMware had 145 more reviews than Synopsys that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Synopsys.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at VMware.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 354 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 150 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 663 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 295 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 65 reviews)
"Career growth"(in 44 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 108 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 77 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Sales Representative

I have been working at Synopsys full-time for more than a year

Pros

Management that listens and cares Work-life balance Product development Fantastic salary and company support Career progression and support Transparent management and great... colleagues Amazing healthcare

Cons

Process and management decisions lead from US takes a while to ripple through to the global business. Minor mis-alignments from regions

Advice to Management

Continue to listen and care for your employees since we are a team.

Current Employee - Senior Program Manager

I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great people, high energy, everyone wants to get the job done. A lot of empowerment. Compensation is good. Internal movement encouraged. Budget for personal development as well as wellbeing.... Great products, strong partnerships with hardware vendors. Ability and accessibility to work from home.

Cons

Poor work/life balance but great energy

Advice to Management

Implement more transformational leadership, involve ICs more in strategic projects, be more transparent.

Job Postings

VMware has 9,451 more recently posted open jobs than Synopsys.